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Samuel Holland Samuel Holland - Where were his children born?
B.Green       bgreen@isn.net   14 February 2001
Hollands from VA/ NC Searching for parents and siblings of Joseph H. Holland, born in NC, migrated to Nansemond, VA where he married Martha E. ?.  Had 1 son, 4 daughters.  His son's name was Levy, he married Pattie.  This Holland family was found living in Norfolk from 1890-1912.    
Michelle Simpson        jnmbrats@yahoo.com    14 February 2001
Michael Holland b.  1804 Ireland Any information Michael Holland born 1804 Ireland married to Catherine (unknown last name). Had son Thomas and Daniel both sons went to USa and settled in Chelsea, Mass..
Mary Holland    kwgoldwing@mediaone.net    Feb 11 2001
Stephen V. Holland m. 1860 OH My great-grandfather was Stephen V. Holland, of Belmont OH. He married Vienna Russell in Belmont, OH. on Nov 8, 1860. They had a son Albert Ernest Holland b: 12-20-1873 in Belmont, OH, d: 10-8-1938 Steubenville, OH;  he married Lillian Holman Holland b: 2-4-1884 Belmont, OH d: 3-9-1936 Steubenville, OH and they are both buried in Union Cemetery.   Albert and Lillian had (I was told) 12-14 children, my Dad being one, and at least three children in the family were adopted.  I seem to be hitting brick walls and can not go back any further than Stephen.  Any help would be appreciated.
Carol Pertnoy (Holland)   murphie@clarityconnect.com    11 February 2001
Margaret Ethyl/Lydia Holland, b. 1919   My grandmother Margaret Ethyl/Lydia Holland married Walter McFarland.
She had a sister Dorothy and three brothers Johnny, Jimmy and a third I don't know his name.  Their mother was Lydia Holland.  I have no knowledge of her marriage or where the line goes from there.  My gmother was born 11 April 1919 and died 27 Jan 1991.  Any info would be helpful.  thanks.
Thom McFarland     rebelpiper@hotmail.com     Feb 09 2001
Thomas Holland b.  1830 m. Julia in Ireland Looking for information on Thomas Holland born 1830 married Julia Ronan in Ireland came to USA Chelsea, Massachusetts area around 1850-1860 Thomas is the son of Michael Holland and Catherine (no last name) Michael born about 1804 thanks Mary.
Mary Holland     kwgoldwing@mediaone.net      Feb 09 2001
Joseph Smith Holland, b.  abt. 1863 possibly in SC Looking for info on Joseph Smith Holland, born abt. 1863 possibly in S. C. Md. abt 1878 to Estelle Humphry in Wetumka, Ala. Died abt Apr. 1904 age 68 Montgomery, Ala. buried Oakwood Cem. Religion: members of Clayton St. Baptist Church in  Montgomery, Ala.  Children: Fannie b. 1881, md. Frank Givens, died Apr. 27,1960; Retisl; Wash.; Pearl, b. 1884, md. Pierce Malone; Isabelle, b. Sept 19,1886, md. Anton Pishna and went to Nebr. to live, md.2nd W. H. Hood, died Burwell, Nebr Nov.24,1966. 
Dorothy Cashatt   dpjcash7@aol.com   9 February 2001
Margaret E Holland m. Walter McFarland 1940-50's I'm at a loss for dates and parents of most of my grand or great grandparents. Walter McFarland was married to my grandmother Margaret E Holland (maiden) sometime in the 40's or 50's. He left not to be heard of again. I believe he died in 1975 but am not sure. My maternal great grandmother was Ollie Williamson (maiden) but can find no documentation on her parents in Maryland. Also have no info on her first husband (my great grandfather) who fathered Rachel Elizabeth Whitby and several other children. My paternal grandmother Margaret Holland (maiden) was born 11 April 1919 and died 27 Jan 1991 but I am unable to find anything on her parents except her mothers first name was Lydia. Her married name was McFarland. My mothers paternal grand parents were Clara Hudson and Wesley Christopher Tribbett. I don't know if they were in Delaware or Maryland. They had several children Lawrence Edward Tribbett being my Grandfather. Any info you are able to find would be greatly appreciated. Thanks, Thomas Edward McFarland.
Thom McFarland     rebelpiper@hotmail.com     Feb 08 2001
Benjamin Holland NY/Tuscola County, Michigan Clarissa Holland married William Butler in 1855 in Tuscola County. Clarissa's parents are Benjamin and Caroline Holland. Benjamin b. 1806 New York State d. 1881 m. Caroline b. 1817 Vermont d. 1881 and they had Adaline b. 1833; Clarissa b. 1836; Thomas J. b. 1841; Homer F. b. 1843; Charles W. b. 1844 or 1846 d. 1869; Albert b. 1847; Lucious b. 1853. All the children except Lucious were born in New York State. Some of my information on this family comes from the 1860, and 1870 censuses in Tuscola County.
Allan Campbell    Soupuno@aol.com       01 Feb 2001
Robert and Ellen Holland Looking for Robert and Ellen Holland.  Their son William Homer Holland was b. 1Apr1881(St. Joseph MO), d. 15 Dec 1967(St Joseph MO), married Nancy Anne (Anna) McClelland 15 Oct 1908 (St Joseph MO).  William may have had 2 (or more) siblings, Sallie and Lee are 2 possible names.  William (Will) and Anna had 5 children, 4 survived.  Homer Lavern, John Gordon, William Mack, and Nellie Jeanette.       g & g-g-grandchildren are searching for information on Robert and Ellen Holland.      
Nancy L. Hancock  nhancock@mo-net.com
  28 Jan 2001
Julia Holland m. 1850 Searching for Julia Holland married to my great grandfather John Mersdorf in Buffalo, NY, Rochester, NY or Germany?1850.
 marie mersdorf   : merziedotes@hotmail.com     Jan 26 2001
Samuel Holland b. ~ 1820 England I have found Henry Holland born in Stafford, England and am now looking for information on his father, Samuel Holland, an engineer, married to Susannah formerly Parker formerly Dale.  Samuel probably was born around 1820 in Birmingham, Stafford, or Liverpool.  
Joy Moffatt
      gmoffatt@pris.bc.ca     18 January 2001
William Holland I am looking for the parents and ancestors of William Holland who married Elizabeth Martin.  They had a daughter Ann Holland who married John Doty.  
Carolyn Nelson   den6614@juno.com      16 Jan 2001
Elias Holland, FL I am researching the Holland line around Bratt, Florida. David Holland originally from N.C. bought land there. His son Elias inherited all or part of it. Elias' son, Elias Jr. inherited from his father. Elias Jr. was married to my grandmother Bettie Creamer, whose parents were Peter and Zilpha Creamer, apparently living just across the Alabama Line. If anyone is searching for this same line, I would appreciate hearing from you and sharing whatever information we have.
Amber Holland Lollie    MuskogeeWoman@aol.com     Jan 17 2001
Arminia Holland  I recently found my g-g-grandmother Arminia Holland in the IGI. Previous to this she was a notation in my g-grandmothers 1900 photo album "daughter of Mr. Holland of Baltimore". She was married to Columbus Delano EVANS in Richland, Ohio, 1865. Anything on parents/siblings?
Sue King Murray     barbara.s.murray@comcast.net  Jan 12 2001; updated 3/2006
Ireland/Canada I am looking for my gggrandmother Ellen Holland, possibly born in Charleville, Ireland abt 1816. Married James Barrett, moved to Montreal, Canada. Had my ggrandfather Thomas James Barrett. There could possibly be more children.  Gwendlyn Holland could be a sister or sister-in-law.  Any help would be appreciated. Bella.
Isabella Christensen   jhChris@xmission.com   12 Jan 2001 
William Alfred Holland, England ~1880's My great-grandfather was William Alfred Holland. He married May Wilson and had a son William George. J.D Holland on the 24th December 1911 in India where they lived at the time. They were British and my great-grandfather was something to do with the railway in India. They later returned to England. My grandfather has now passed on and nobody knows who my great-grandfather's parents were! I believe they originated from Portsmouth, England, but I'm not sure. My great-great-grandfather's name may have been George, Alfred, or William; or a combination of two of these as his father before. Any info would be appreciated as would any info about my great-grandmother's family Wilson. Minny May Wilson had three sisters: Nelle, Edi and Louise. All four children were named after their mother and aunts: Minny, Nelle, Edi and Louise (parents unknown). The first Minny married James Wilson (parents unknown).Thanks 
Tracy Holland   Holland.Porter@ic24.net    11 January 2001
Michael Stephen Holland b. ca 1802 Ireland Michael Stephen Holland b. ca 1802; d. after 1895 in Cork Co., Ire.   I am interested in information about Michael Stephen Holland who was born possibly in Bantry, Ire about 1805 and died in Cork Co., Ire after 1895.  He married twice. By his first wife, Michael had children: Michael, Dan, Jerry, John, Annie, Patrick, Catherine, Dennis, and Timothy Michael Holland.  I don't know the name of his first wife. Michael Stephen Holland married second to Julia McCarthy.  They had the following children:  Cornelius, Mary, Julia, Stephen, Dan and Kane.  Many of the children came to the United States and are found in Colorado, Montana, Utah, Nebraska, and Mich. If anyone has information on this line, please contact me.  Thanks. 
Carol Roth   sbroths@home.com   10 January 2001 
John Newton Holland I am searching for information on John Newton Holland b. Jan. 16, 1874, Paducah, KY (parents unknown), m. Martha Lenora Poe 1894 in Paducah/Calvert City, KY.  Martha was born in Calvert City, 1877. Children  were: Wm. L. b. 1896 and Mary b. 1897. Moved to Mississippi Co., AR then to Greene Co., AR. John, Martha and Wm. L. are buried in Mt. Zion Cem. Greene Co. AR.  Any information greatly appreciated.
P. Holland Massey      caliope713@aol.com     
9 January 2001
Anna/Anne Holland, NY? My paternal g-grandmother was a Anna or Ann/e Holland.  Little is known of her other than she married Martin Connors (my g-grandfather) sometime prior to 1888 (he died young, in 1893) and had several children - Florence, Christine and twin sons - William and Clifford (b. 1888 Clifford dies at one year, William was to become my grandfather).  Anna or Ann/e became estranged from my grandfather and moved to the Detroit area where died in the late 1940s.  That's all I know.  Anything sound familiar?
Bill Connors       2Connors@msn.com    8 January 2001
Edward HOLLAND (HOLLOND) b. bef.1682, Essex County MA I am looking for parents\ancestors of Edward Holland (Hollond) born
before 1682 most likely in Essex County MA. Edward HOLLAND married
Elizabeth_____ in about 1700 maybe in Essex Co. MA. 

Edward and Elizabeth had at least five children all born in Ipswich, MA: 
       1- John born 1701, married Mary PERKINS 1725
       2- Susannah bap. 1705
       3- Elizabeth bap. 1712
       4- Sarah bap. 1713
       5- Samuel bap. 1717
RC   XIOKOS@aol.com     5 Jan 2000
Jimmy and Mary Holland, Madison Co. NC I am looking for information on Jimmy and Mary (Molly) Holland of Madison Co. N.C. They had sons named William and Robert and daughter Emma. Had more children but don't know their names.
Margie Wilson     walteen@yahoo.com    4 Jan 2001
Henry Frank Holland, b. 1875 I am researching the Henry Frank Holland family found in Johnston Co., OK.1910.
Henry Frank Holland was b. March 20, 1875.
Donna K Hornback   DHARTH@Cottoninternet.net   
William Henry Holland, born ~1867, IA Looking for William Henry Holland, born ~1867, supposedly in New Hampton, Iowa.  Parents names unknown, but he states on a Federal census that father is from England and Mother is from Pennsylvania.  Died 1934, Wyoming.
Theresa Ryder    resar@ivillage.com   4 Jan 2001
Alfred Hollands, m. 1906, England I have the marriage certificate  of ALFRED HOLLANDS (father John Hollands a baker) and JULIA CAROLINE DAVIS (father Alfred Davis, my great grandfather).  I am interested in descendants of Alfred Hollands and Julia Davis. The marriage occurred April 8th.1906 and was solemnized  at St. Barnabas Church, in the Parish of Bexhill on Sea, in the County of Sussex. I have information to share on the Davis side and am looking forward to hearing from anyone who may know anything about Alfred and Julia Holland's family.
Judy in BC, Canada   rhassall@axion.net      4 Jan 2001
Patricia Holland (Stewart),
Ireland
My Grandmother, Patricia Holland, was born in Belfast Northern Ireland in 1929 and came to Canada in 1947. She married my Grandfather, Cecil Stewart, also from Belfast. Her parents were Stanley and Alice Holland. Following my Great-grandfather's death in Ireland, my Great-grandmother also moved to Canada.
If anyone has additional information regarding them it would be greatly appreciated.
Erin Crowe        erincrowe@hotmail.com    2 Jan 2001
Samuel William Holland, b. abt. 1834 in England I am searching for information on Samuel William Holland, b. abt. 1834 in England; married in Ontario, Canada, died in Grand Traverse County Michigan before January 21, 1892.  If anyone can give me a clue as to where in England to search, I'd surely appreciate it.
Nancy Holland   sequoia@freeway.net   01 Jan 2001
Anthony Holland, b 1641 I am searching for anything new on Anthony Holland, b 1641 m. Isabella Parsons in Anne Arundel County, MD.  Anything on possible first wife or parents would be most appreciated.  Perhaps this is the year!
Lisa   Bowes bowesl@yahoo.com    01 Jan 2001
William Hollan or Holland, NC Am looking for information on William Hollan or Holland.His wife was Hattie Ramsey.They lived most of their lives in Madison Co. N.C.
Margie Wilson      walteen@yahoo.com     01 Jan 2001
Hollands,  Halifax, Nova Scotia

I am looking for relatives or anyone with knowledge of "Hollands" in Halifax Nova Scotia Canada.
Bill Tanner   btanner@sprint.ca     Dec 24 2000

Holland, Fea, Sturdavant, Toy

Looking for info on family of g-grandmother, Eva Holland. She was born about 1881 in Michigan, married Clair Sturdavant in Michigan in 1908 and died in 1968. Her mother's name was Luella or Elsie Toy.
Karen Watkins     oceanview@hotmail.com     Dec 22 2000

John Holland b1778 NC John Holland b1778 NC   Martha Morgan b 1780 VA  Do not know where they were married,however their first child was b in Franklin Co GA in 1800. He was William Daniel, Allen b 1803, Thomas Reed and Patience Selena also b in GA. They moved to Rhea Co TN 1808-10 and lived there about 40 years before moving to Texas. Emily B, NancyM, John E.,Martha(died young), and William Jefferson were b in Rhea Co TN. They were in Dallas Co TX in 1850 census. Would like to know John and Martha's p/s. Would also like to connect to any descendants of this family, especially John E.'s descendants. He and his family were next door to William Jefferson in Dallas Co TX in 1850. His family was still there in 1860 census.  
Ruth Holland Collins         rcollins@risecom.net    12 December 2000
Holland-Stiff Connection Does anyone have a Holland-Stiff Connection? Need info, Thanks.
susan         ragbaby@att.net         09 Dec 2000
Wiley Holland I am searching for info on Wiley Holland who married Irene Passmore, their son E. Jackson Holland who married Elizabeth or Eliza Granade in Wilkinson County.  Jackson and his wife later moved to Dublin, GA. These are grandparents of mine.
LUCIE1903@aol.com     6 December 2000 
John Holland, NJ I am trying to find a John Holland married to Delia Elizabeth Clancy, I believe in New York City. They moved to New Jersey around 1860-1870 to the best of my knowledge. They had a son William Joseph born 1864; a son John T. Jr. born 1870; a daughter Anne Marie born 1872; a son George born 1875; a son Harry Joseph born 1876 in Dover, N.J.
Holland333@aol.com    29 November 2000
Otto Hinnant, b. 1884  I am trying to find out info on my great granddad Otto Hinnant b. 9/1884, who married his 2nd wife Addie Hinnant in Suttons, SC.  He would have a dad named Ruffin Hinnant and a sis named Ruth Hinnant Chandler.  Any info at all would be greatly appreciated.  Laura Green-Salter  "Laura Green-Salter" <bowa@fuse.net>  28 November 2000 
Ida Holland, CA Looking for any information on Ida Holland b.185? in California daughter of Maggie possibly Neland.  She( Maggie) was from England or Canada. Anyone have
any ideas?
David Scott       Dscott@redrock.net   14 November 2000 
Elizabeth Holland m. 1842 Fayette Co., IN Searching for the family or descendants of Elizabeth Holland who m. in 1842 in Fayette Co., IN to Abraham Beaver.   Thanks,
Marc     marcher@gfn.org     11 November 2000 
Louis Franklin Holland, TX I do not know if my grandfather, Louis Franklin Holland, TX, is related someway to anyone on this website. He was born in Muleshoe, Texas, in approximately 1926.  He was one of 13 children -- 11 girls and 2 boys.  I don't know his mother's name or father's name.  If anyone knows this family please contact me.
Ray Holland    rholland@lvnvlaw.com    9 November 2000
Holland brothers, Boston, MA 1830 - 60

Seven brothers came over from Bantry, County Cork, Ireland in approx 1825-27. Some stayed in Halifax, Nova Scotia; some went to Fredericton, New Brunswick; some went to Ontario; and some went to Boston, Mass.
Jeremiah, James and Thomas stayed in the Halifax Nova Scotia area. They were Roman Catholics.  In 1882 James's son James Jr. took in 3 children with the last name of Montague. They came from the USA..-- probably Boston -- and are his nieces & nephews.  He raised these children to adulthood with his housekeeper.
I am looking for the Boston Holland brothers. They may have been named Charles, John, Richard, William. These are the common names that appear in the Halifax branch.
Barb Holland         brbholland@aol.com         Nov 02 2000

Carey Taswell Holland, VA

Carey Taswell Holland is our living relative, and my husband's father. He and I are looking for our family history to share with our children. We came across this website and found this and thought we'd give it a try. We know very little about the history of our family. My husband, Carey Scott Holland is the last male born on this part of the family tree, and so we want to know our history - thanks. 
Sandra L. Holland   sholland3@cfl.rr.com    29 October 2000 

Mary Ann Holland, 1830, Australia

Searching for MARY ANN Holland born c1830, possibly in hendon, mdx. father PHILLIP Holland, mother JULIA BROWN. father a boot/shoe maker. do not have any BDMs. the only thing i am certain of is that the mother and father are as stated. mary ann came out to australia in 1856 and married here.
"les collins" <lescol@iinet.net.au>   21 October 2000 

Paul (nickname Mickey?) Holland, 1950

I'm looking for a Paul (nickname Mickey?) Holland that was stationed in Melbourne, Fla in the late 1950s to early 1960s at Patrick Air Force Base. He may have been married, with one or more small children at the time. Please, any information on this would be great. Thank you corrie7@binet.net

George Holland, NY

My family has been seeking GEORGE Holland for 3 years now continually!  His son, JOHN Holland, was born 1802 at West Copake Reformed, Columbia County, NY, and his wife was CATHARINE DRUM. John went on to Manorton Reformed Church, also in Columbia County where John and an Elizabeth KELLERHAUS baptized 4 children (starting with John Henry in 1821), then moved to Schoharie, NY, to raise 4 more, and finally settled and died in Wayne County, NY. George and Catharine's marriage, and George's birth seem to have evaded us for all these years. Thanks, and God bless!
Dick & Linda   Dix99@aol.com   18 October 2000

Daniel Holland, San Francisco, CA 1800's

"Daniel Holland was born...six miles out on London port...Aug 6 1839, 'W' adopted later.  He was named for the village from which he came, Woolwich, England, outside of London.  The folks at Ellis Island insisted on two given names."  He was born when his family was on its way back from India.  He immigrated to the U.S. in 1867 and eventually settled in San Francisco where he became somewhat of a renowned tailor.  In 1869 he brought his younger brother, Edward, to the U.S. and returned to his native land in 1871 to marry Louisa C. Brayshaw (1849-c. 1902).  Their first child, Louisa C. Holland, was born in England in 1874, but the young family returned to San Francisco and their thriving tailor shop in 1875.  Eight more children were born in San Francisco:  Flora D.; Herbert G.; Lillian; Jessie H.; Ruby; Gertrude; Alice Maude; Mae Evelyn.  Daniel died in San Francisco in 1919. Any help with the ancestors or descendants of this family? Thanks, 
George Dyer   gcdyer@home.com    11 October 2000

William Holland, Pittsburgh, PA I am looking for information on  WILLIAM HOLLAND who was the curator or director of the Carnegie Museum in Pittsburgh in the early 1900's.  He was married to Carrie Moorhead, his brother-in-law was Horace R. Moorhead.  Any help would be greatly appreciated.
DeAnne     dfuzzybear@aol.com   6 October 2000  
James Holland, OH>MD I am trying to trace a JAMES Holland from OH back to MD.  The 1860 census for Lodi twp, Athens County, OH, lists James Holland 41, with the following:  RUTH 18, HARRY 13, EMELINE  12, HOPTON 8, (spelled UPTON on the 1870 census), AMOS 6, AMANDA 3, HARRET 43, (she is listed last with note "seamstress" although I presume she is the wife.) I have copied the names exactly as shown on the census.  All persons were listed as born in MD, which if true, means that they came to OH around 1857.  Any info on this family will be greatly appreciated, and I would like to share the info that I have.  Thanx.  
Bill.  EHollandbill@aol.com       4 October 2000
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